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Secrets

(1999)
(The third book in the Blood in the Sun series)
A novel by

 
 
It is the week before the outbreak of the civil war in Somalia. Kalaman, a successful young businessman in Mogadiscio receives an unexpected house guest--the wild and sexually adventurous Sholoongo, his childhood crush returned from America. She announces that she intends to have his baby. Confronted by this dangerous interruption from his past, Kalaman starts to investigate his family's history, and uncovers the startling key to his own conception.

    

Praise for this book

"One of the finest contemporary African novelists." - Salman Rushdie


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Used availability for Nuruddin Farah's Secrets

Hardback Editions

August 2010 : USA Hardback
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Title: Secrets
Author(s): Nuruddin Farah
ISBN: 1-55970-427-6 / 978-1-55970-427-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Arcade Publishing
Availability: Amazon UK   


Paperback Editions

September 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Secrets: A Novel (Blood in the Sun)
Author(s): Nuruddin Farah
ISBN: 1-62872-587-7 / 978-1-62872-587-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Arcade Publishing
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


1999 : South Africa Paperback
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Title: Secrets
Author(s): Nuruddin Farah
ISBN: 0-86486-441-8 / 978-0-86486-441-3 (South Africa edition)
Publisher: David Philip
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


December 1999 : UK Paperback
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Title: Secrets
Author(s): Nuruddin Farah
ISBN: 0-14-028045-6 / 978-0-14-028045-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA